Sparky!

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Simon & Schuster, Feb 1, 1990 - Sports & Recreation
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The outspoken major league manager discusses his abrupt dismissal from the Cincinnati Reds in the 1970s, the managers he admires and the players he respects, and his absence from the early 1989 season

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"I'm a winaholic'' is Anderson's response to why he suddenly took leave from his Detroit Tigers' managerial post during a miserable 1989 season. In retrospect he views it as a case of success not only ... Read full review

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It will be a good reference for future generations. But it was about as slow as a game is played. Read full review

Contents

Winning
1
Coming Back
27
Growing Up
53
Copyright

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About the author (1990)

Joseph Wallace is a longtime baseball fan and student of baseball history. He recently published Abrams' "World Series: An Opinionated Chronicle. Sparky Anderson, former manager of the Detroit Tigers, was elected into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 2000.

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